Tim Sowula portrait

Tim Sowula

British Council

As a senior press officer, Tim manages UK media relations for the British Council's Education and Society business unit, developing and delivering external communications strategies across media for a portfolio of global programmes. He manages relationships with key programme stakeholders across media, business and government, as well as identifing and managing reputational risk for the British Council. Tim also supports the British Council's teams across East and South Asia and the Americas on their profile in the UK. Tim was previously Press Officer at CAFOD and has also worked for Ethnic Community Development Organisation, the Institiute for Public Policy Research and Human Rights Watch.


The lights of Luanda at night
10 August 2015
​Tim Sowula gives his thoughts on the recent media coverage of development aid and asks how the sector can communicate a more realistic view of development.